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Luncheon and Members Meeting at the Cosmos Club

June 10, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Members Dining Room on the 2nd floor of the Cosmos Club, in a grand mansion at the heart of Washington’s Embassy Row near Dupont Circle, will be the site of our own membership meeting and seated buffet luncheon this day, accompanied by several delicious German wines.   For those driving, parking is available to the rear of the Cosmos Club, and charges are included in the price of the event.  During the lunch members will vote to elect officers and directors of the national German Wine Society Board, and on approval of proposed by-law amendments.   Candidates for the Board will be announced before the meeting, and members can vote on the Board and on by-laws either in person or by providing written proxies to other members attending the meeting.  Non-members are also welcome.   The charge for this event will be $75 for members of U.S. GWS chapters, and $85 for non-members. 

Wines at the Luncheon and Members Meeting:

NV Barth Riesling Sekt Sparkling Trocken, Rheingau (welcoming wine)

2014 Müller-Catoir Bürgergarten Riesling Trocken, Pfalz

2014 Wirsching Iphöfer Julius Echter Berg Grosses Gewächs Riesling, Franken

2013 Reichsgraf von Kesselstadt Josephhofer Riesling Kabinett, Mosel

2015 Zilliken Saarburger Rausch Kabinett, Mosel

2012 Will. Schaefer #5 Graacher Domprobst Riesling Spätlese, Mosel (with dessert)

2006 W. Haag Brauneberger Juffer Riesling Beerenauslese, Mosel (with dessert)


The lunch, served buffet style, will feature a choice of entrées, either Ginger Sesame Crusted Seared Salmon with Sweet and Sour Sauce or Preserved Lemon Chicken with Green Peppercorn Sauce, along with several side dishes – Tiny String Bean and Julienne Vegetable Sauté, Multi-grain Pilaf, Vegetable Market Salad, Farro Salad, and whole wheat rolls and hot Popovers.  For dessert, Key Lime Pie and Chocolate Chambord Cake will be offered, with coffee and tea.


For those joining the Board, a board meeting will immediately follow lunch, held in the Board Room on the 3rd floor of the Cosmos Club.

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June 10, 2017
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Carl Willner


Cosmos Club
2121 Massachusetts Avenue
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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